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Landscape Illustrations Of The Bible

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1836 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Turner, Joseph Mallord William, born 1775 - died 1851 (artist)
    Finden, Edward Francis, born 1791 - died 1857 (engraver)
    John Murray (publishers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased with the assistance of the National Heritage Memorial Fund, Art Fund, Shell International and the Friends of the V&A

  • Museum number:

    SP.258:12

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case 88, shelf TOP

Physical description

Etching from Volume I of 'Landscape Illustrations Of The Bible'. Half bound in brown. Each plate lettered with names of artists, and variously London, Published 1835 (or 1834 or 1836), by John Murray, & Sold also by C.Tilt, 86, Fleet Street. Each plate numbered.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1836 (made)

Artist/maker

Turner, Joseph Mallord William, born 1775 - died 1851 (artist)
Finden, Edward Francis, born 1791 - died 1857 (engraver)
John Murray (publishers)

Materials and Techniques

Etching

Dimensions

Height: 31.1 cm Size of covers, Width: 23.9 cm

Descriptive line

Etching by the Finden Brothers entitled 'The Dead Sea, Jericho And The Mouth Of The Jordan. The Mountains of Moab in the Distance', after a drawing by J. M. W. Turner, for a publication entitled 'Landscape Illustrations Of The Bible', vol I, with descriptions by the Reverend T. H. Horne. Great Britain, 1836.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Etching

Subjects depicted

Rivers; Landscapes; Mountains; Seas; Biblical studies

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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